What does capitalist mean?

Definitions for capitalist
ˈkæp ɪ tl ɪstcap·i·tal·ist

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. capitalist(noun)

    a conservative advocate of capitalism

  2. capitalist(adj)

    a person who invests capital in a business (especially a large business)

  3. capitalist, capitalistic(adj)

    of or relating to capitalism or capitalists

    "a capitalist nation"; "capitalistic methods and incentives"

  4. capitalistic, capitalist(adj)

    favoring or practicing capitalism


  1. capitalist(Noun)

    A person who is a supporter of capitalism.

  2. capitalist(Noun)

    An owner of (considerable amount of) capital.

  3. capitalist(Adjective)

    Of, or pertaining to, capitalism.

    capitalist economy; capitalist countries.

  4. capitalist(Adjective)

    Supporting or endorsing capitalism.

    capitalist pigs.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Capitalist(noun)

    one who has capital; one who has money for investment, or money invested; esp. a person of large property, which is employed in business

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. capitaliste.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'capitalist' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4281

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'capitalist' in Adjectives Frequency: #592

How to pronounce capitalist?

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How to say capitalist in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of capitalist in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of capitalist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of capitalist in a Sentence

  1. Joseph Schumpeter:

    Economic progress, in capitalist society, means turmoil.

  2. Malcolm X:

    You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker.

  3. Louisiana Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal:

    We have a choice between a honest socialist or a lying capitalist.

  4. Josef Stalin:

    We shall not make this public, the capitalist encirclement continues.

  5. Dan Price:

    As much as I'm a capitalist, there is nothing in the market that is making me do it.

Images & Illustrations of capitalist

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